Brotherhood in Rhythm: The Jazz Tap Dancing of the Nicholas Brothers
Tap dancing legends Fayard (b. 1914) and Harold (1918-2000) Nicholas amazed crowds with their performances in musicals and films from the 30s to the 80s. They performed with Gene Kelly in "The Pirate," with Cab Calloway in "Stormy Weather," with Dorothy Dandridge (Harold's wife) in "Sun Valley Serenade," and with a number of other stars on the stage and on the screen. Auth...more
ebook, 350 pages
Published April 1st 2002 by Cooper Square Publishers
(first published March 30th 2000)
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Apr 13, 2008 Carly rated it 2 of 5 stars · review of another edition
Recommends it for: People who want to learn about tap dancing.
The Nicholas Brothers were amazing tap dancers, and it was interesting to learn all about them, but I really didn't enjoy how the book was written. The author would go off on tangents that I found boring and they weren't really about the Nicholas Brothers.